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PostPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2013 12:17 pm    Post subject: Eagles hire former Browns LB coach Billy Davis as DC Reply with quote

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Billy Davis will be the Eagles' new DC, per source


https://twitter.com/GeoffMosherCSN/statuses/299549144320708609

Davis has a background with both the 3-4 and 4-3 defenses has been defensive coordinator in the past on two different teams. [Cardinals and 49ers]
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2013 12:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

crappy hire, but like eagles fans have been saying. 3-4 happening.
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2013 12:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Coordinators are overrated...
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2013 12:43 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The best thing about this hire is that it's not Ted Monachino.
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2013 12:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

My biggest concern with chip was his eventual staff, this kind of is worst case scenario.


We should have hired gus bradley.
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Shurmur... and Davis? Laughing
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2013 1:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Eh, we will see. He can't be any worse than the Castillo/Bowles extravaganza.
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2013 1:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Not extremely thrilled by the hire, but I am excited for the switch to a 3-4.

All you mock drafters, act accordingly in your predictions. Thanks.
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2013 4:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Just meh.
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2013 5:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Not lovin' this. But we'll see.
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2013 5:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

im guessing this was the discussion in eagles country.
"hey we need a leader we are missing a leader"
"lets get ryan, he cant run a 3-4 and we run a 4-3"
one year later
"ok that didnt work....lets screw ryan and go to the 3-4"
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2013 10:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Was disappointed that we couldn't get Chip. However I would gladly take our coordinators over what Chip got.
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2013 11:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

candyman93 wrote:
Was disappointed that we couldn't get Chip. However I would gladly take our coordinators over what Chip got.


iono when you think about it our LBs outplayed their expectations by a bunch

maybe this guy just can coach
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 08, 2013 9:34 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

mistakebytehlak wrote:
candyman93 wrote:
Was disappointed that we couldn't get Chip. However I would gladly take our coordinators over what Chip got.


iono when you think about it our LBs outplayed their expectations by a bunch

maybe this guy just can coach


I can't name a single LBer on your roster off the top of my head. They can't be much of anything special. Anyways, Davis' history should be enough for me to dislike him.
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